Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Sophia Eby[1, 2]

Female 1840 - 1868  (27 years)


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  • Name Sophia Eby 
    Born 10 Jun 1840  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Religion 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00031-2762 
    Died 11 Apr 1868  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 6
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I21991  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father John Eby,   b. 7 Aug 1814, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1899, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Bricker,   b. 22 Sep 1819, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1837  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 9
    Family ID F3540  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sophia Eby, "was born June 10th, 1840, and died April 11th, 1868. She was not married."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 611.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 332.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 16.
      Sophia EBY Birthplace: Canada F. Age 12 Mennonite b. 10-Jun

    4. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 13 Jun 1840:8.
      10 Jun 1840 The family of John Eby , jun., of Waterloo Twp, was blessed with a daughter

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Apr 1868.
      11 Apr 1868 in Berlin, daughter of John, 27 yrs, 10 mths, 1 day.

    6. [S118] News - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo - Waterloo Chronicle, 16 Apr 1868.
      Eby, Sophia died 11 Apr 1868 Eldest daughter of Mr. John Eby, of Berlin. Aged 27 years, 10 months and 1 day.

    7. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div. 1 Page 1.

    8. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    9. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 7 Nov 1837:47.
      5 Nov 1837 Rev Bindemann m. John Eby to Miss Rebecca Bruecker, both of Waterloo.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jun 1840 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Apr 1868 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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